Eylan Family History

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Eylan Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Eyman, Hylan, Yan, Yuan, Balan, Ellen, Lyman, Elam, Ryland, Ryan

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Eylan Family Origin

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Eylan Family Occupations

What did your Eylan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Eylan occupation in the USA was Works At Brewery. 100% of Eylan's were Works At Brewerys.

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  • Works At Brewery


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Eylan ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Eylan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 18 census records available for the last name Eylan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eylan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 20 immigration records available for the last name Eylan. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 7 military records available for the last name Eylan. For the veterans among your Eylan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eylan Life Expectancy

What is the average Eylan lifespan?

Average Eylan life expectancy in 1977 was 60 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 70.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eylan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eylan ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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